Tag: bread

panettone

I love preparing breakfast the night before.  There is nothing better than going to bed knowing that there is a super delicious breakfast waiting for me in the fridge… especially when that breakfast is this Italian panettone. Panettone originated in Milan, and is traditionally eaten around Christmastime. Many traditional panettone recipes are very labor intensive, […]

recipe showdown: cornbread

I’ve already fallen in love with custard cornbread, but with Thanksgiving just around the corner, I figured I needed a really great traditional, buttermilk cornbread recipe up my sleeve.  I tried Grandmother’s Buttermilk Cornbread from All Recipe which boasts over 3000 five star reviews, All-Purpose Cornbread from Cook’s Illustrated 20th Anniversary Best Recipes Cookbook, and […]

honey buns

Will you be my honey bun? 😉 Last year during musical auditions, I listened to my friend Tessa practice the song Honey Bun from South Pacific.  I tried my hardest to pay attention to her singing…I swear! But all I could think about were buns covered in honey. (I’m so weak!). Thanks to Sandy (aka […]

custard cornbread

When the air gets chilly, there is nothing I love more than a big, steamy bowl of my mom’s soup.  She makes ratatouille, chili, and minestrone. But my all time favorite is her butternut squash soup.  It is delicious on its own, but it’s absolutely perfect with a big wedge of custard–y cornbread on the […]

banoffee bread

Erika of The Teenage Taste, Abby of Munchin’ Mel, and I have started a new project called The Three Ingredient Challenge. Every month, we vote on three ingredients and a category (such as quick breads, cakes, brownies etc.) and see what we come up with! This months ingredients were hazelnuts, toffee, and cocoa. The category […]